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Abrams leads Illini past No. 23 Missouri

Published On: Dec 24 2013 08:23:25 PM CST
Updated On: Dec 22 2013 11:32:40 PM CST

Highlights and a full report from the Braggin' Rights game in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, Mo. -

Tracy Abrams scored a season-best 22 points and made two free throws with 4.6 seconds to lift Illinois over No. 23 Missouri 65-64 Saturday in the annual Braggin' Rights game.
    
Rayvonte Rice added 14 points for Illinois (9-2), which snapped a four-game losing streak in the 33rd renewal of the annual neutral-court matchup.
    
Jordan Clarkson had 25 points and Earnest Ross added 13 for Missouri (10-1), which entered the game as the lone unbeaten school in the SEC.
    
Illinois scrambled on its final possession but got a bit of a break when Abrams was fouled by Johnathan Williams III driving the lane.

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